Spiritual Sports

If you build it, they will come...
—Disembodied Voice from Field of Dreams

A Sub Genre of works (mostly film) that was popular in the 1990s which combined sport events with Angels and stuff.

Examples:

Film

Theater

Literature
  • Caspian and Ixchel, an astral-projected spirit and a goddess, played a game of aerial tag in the first novel of Astral Dawn.
  • Unseen Academicals, in which the entire plot is precipitated by the Goddess of Football.
  • The majority of the works of WP Kinsella.